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Is Stock Market Risky for investment in India?

Is Stock Market risky for investment in India? Let’s take a simple real-life example to answer this question. Your friend has a business plan and he wants you to invest. You sit...

MRF Share Price in 1990 and Analysis

What was the MRF share price in 1990 – is a question we get asked often. It’s a story of a grandson inheriting ₹ 130 crore from his Dadaji, which made this topic popular. A few...

Debt to Equity Ratio Formula, Example and Calculation

Debt to Equity is a very important financial ratio. It measures how much debt a business is carrying, compared to the total capital in the company. For example, a company has taken debt of...

Promoter Pledge Meaning

Promoter Pledge means the owner of a company takes a loan against his own shares. The promoter could be pledging shares for various reasons – to meet the running capital requirement...

Promoter Holding Meaning and Examples

How important is ‘Promoter Holding’ when investing in a stock? The answer is very important! When investing in an Indian company, especially small and mid caps, the promoter...

Enterprise Value Formula, Calculation and Example

Enterprise Value is the total value of a company. It can also be called as the ‘total firm value’. Enterprise Value is considered to be better than Market Capitalization because...

Dividend Yield Meaning and Formula

Dividend Yield tells you how much dividend you will receive in comparison to the current price of the stock. The figure is calculated in percentage. For example, if the current stock price...

Monkey and Stock Market Story

The popular Monkey story with valuable lessons for stock market investors. You’ll love the story and it’ll be in your minds when you make wrong investments in the stock market...

DP Charges Meaning and Example

DP Charges are the charges you pay when you sell your shares. It’s charged each time you sell shares of a company. The number of shares does not matter. Whether you sell 1 shares or...